HMS Liberty Crew List

From Battle of Jutland Crew Lists Project
HMS Liberty Crew List
Please note that the 'Rank/Rate' and 'From and To' dates only reflect those held actually at the Battle of Jutland.
The individual could have joined or left the ship before or after these dates, with differing 'Rank/Rates'.
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This crew list was last updated on Friday, 3 May 2024, 18:18 and contains 79 names

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Adams, Robert 17/10/1887 Hastings Sussex ENG Stoker 1st Class 25/01/1916 31/03/1917 K27341 ADM 188/921/27341
Bateman, Ernest James Charles 27/07/1896 Greenwich London ENG Able Seaman 04/11/1915 21/03/1917 J19836 ADM 188/686/19836
Bates, Herbert Richard 21/12/1890 Minster Kent ENG Leading Signalman 14/12/1915 21/03/1917 236334 ADM 188/419/236334
Beale, William Charles 22/07/1892 Plymouth Devon ENG Stoker 1st Class 26/06/1915 01/03/1917 K8844 ADM 188/884/8844 Manly or Liberty
Brookman, Frederick Robert 01/02/1884 Bootle Lancashire ENG Leading Seaman 08/03/1916 21/03/1917 206477 ADM 188/359/206477
Brown, George Henry 11/11/1876 Deal Kent ENG Stoker Petty Officer 09/03/1915 21/03/1917 282370 ADM 188/451/282370
Bunnett, Frederick William John 08/06/1893 Tottenham London ENG Stoker 1st Class 15/04/1914 31/03/1917 K12145 ADM 188/891/12145
Butler, Herbert 24/04/1887 Upton Park London ENG Stoker Petty Officer 15/04/1914 16/06/1916 309945 ADM 188/506/309945
Cartledge, Albert 23/05/1893 Sheffield Yorkshire ENG Leading Seaman 01/05/1916 31/12/1916 J3864 ADM 188/654/3864 NP 1153/18. Taken prisoner
of War, when HM S/M E 14
was sunk by the Turks 28 Jan 1918
Clements, Frederick Spencer 28/12/1897 Edmnton London ENG 28/02/1918 Ordinary Seaman 08/04/1916 25/08/1916 J27349 ADM 188/701/27349 NP 2102/18
DD 28 Feb 18
Lost his life when Motor
Lighter X.138 was sunk
Colvin, Ivan Beale 12/07/1891 London ENG 12/10/1962 Lieutenant 14/12/1914 06/10/1916 - ADM 196/145/160 Liberty Navy List
Cooper, John Harry 19/08/1885 Bradwell Suffolk ENG Able Seaman 15/04/1914 21/03/1917 217898 ADM 188/382/217898
Cottrell, George 05/05/1887 Bethnall Green London ENG Able Seaman 02/09/1914 28/12/1916 233349 ADM 188/413/233349
Desmond, Felix Philip 08/03/1897 Chelsea London ENG Ordinary Seaman 14/10/1915 25/08/1916 SS5562 ADM 188/1099/5562
Duncan, Harry McRae 09/08/1880 Brighton Sussex ENG Petty Officer 23/11/1915 31/03/1917 188644 ADM 188/320/188644
England, Charles Aaron 09/03/1893 Gillingham Kent ENG Acting Leading Stoker 28/10/1915 30/06/1916 K12144 ADM 188/891/12144
Fielder, David Martin 13/01/1890 Eltham Kent ENG Leading Seaman 15/04/1914 30/06/1916 236701 ADM 188/420/236701
Findlay, Robert 05/11/1896 Glasgow Lanarkshire SCO Leading Telegraphist 20/03/1916 21/03/1917 J18939 ADM 188/684/18939
Galvin, John 11/12/1873 Spalding Lincolnshire ENG Stoker Petty Officer 15/04/1914 31/03/1917 279946 ADM 188/446/279946
Gillespie, Robert 11/06/1886 Paisley Renfrewshire SCO Stoker 1st Class 22/01/1915 21/03/1917 308313 ADM 188/503/308313
Grieve, John Dalrymple 21/04/1882 Newhaven, North Leith SCO Engineer Lieutenant-Commander 20/06/1915 24/10/1916 - ADM 196/130/468 Liberty Navy List
Grundy, Thomas 09/02/1896 Bladen on Tyne ENG Stoker RNR 02/12/1915 21/03/1917 S 5085 BT 377/7/81744
Guy, William James 20/03/1893 Falmouth Cornwall ENG Stoker 1st Class 11/02/1916 16/08/1916 K19481 ADM 188/905/19481
Heath, Walter E. ? Surgeon Probationer R.N.V.R. 21/10/1915 - Liberty Navy List
Hedges, Edward Charles 02/12/1872 Lambeth London ENG Chief Stoker 10/09/1914 10/06/1916 167303 ADM 188/272/167303
Hickey, James 13/10/1884 Bow London ENG Able Seaman 218558 ADM 188/384/218558
Hills, Richard Ernest 07/02/1889 Shepherds Bush London ENG Able Seaman 234239 ADM 188/415/234239
Himbury, Thomas 20/12/1894 Plumstead Kent ENG J9973 ADM 188/666/9973
Hoskin, Ernest 28/06/1882 Liskeard Cornwall ENG Stoker 1st Class 305077 ADM 188/497/305077
Hyam, Harold John 20/07/1885 Southminster Essex ENG Able Seaman 221245 ADM 188/389/221245
King, George Charles 01/01/1890 Limehouse London ENG Leading Stoker K106 ADM 188/867/106
King, Philip Wilfred Sidney 19/03/1884 ? Lieutenant-Commander 24/10/1915 - ADM 196/126/400 Liberty Navy List
Knight, Albert 28/03/1892 Camberwell London ENG J373 ADM 188/647/373
Lancaster, Edward 05/02/1895 Birkenhead Cheshire ENG M2684 ADM 188/1023/2684
Lawrence, Frederick 26/07/1894 Crewkerne Somerset ENG Officer's Steward 3rd Class L6609 ADM 188/1001/6609
Lewis, Thomas 28/10/1887 Southwark London ENG Leading Stoker K3341 ADM 188/873/3341
Lovesey, Charles John Tenant 24/06/1886 Paddington London ENG Leading Seaman 218009 ADM 188/383/218009
Mackey, Clarence Herbert 19/04/1887 Erith Kent ENG Stoker 1st Class K9085 ADM 188/885/9085
Mccrea, John 06/07/1894 Rutherglen Lanarkshire SCO Able Seaman J14336 ADM 188/675/14336
Mcleavy, Joseph 13/05/1891 Birkenhead Cheshire ENG Stoker 1st Class SS108934 ADM 188/1114/108934
Mcphail, Duncan 24/01/1896 Sheldaig Rosshire SCO Able Seaman J25153 ADM 188/697/25153
Merry, John Clifford 24/11/1878 Saint Giles in the Fields London ENG Stoker 1st Class K27339 ADM 188/921/27339
Miles, John Alfred 13/10/1887 Bridlington Yorkshire ENG Petty Officer 227128 ADM 188/401/227128
Morgan, Harry 21/12/1878 Millbrook Cornwall ENG Gunner (T) 30/03/1914 22/03/1917 - ADM 196/156/280 Liberty Navy List
Mounfield, John Clifford 16/10/1895 Sheffield Yorkshire ENG Able Seaman J16686 ADM 188/680/16686
Muncey, Charles William 14/09/1886 Southwark London ENG Able Seaman 225783 ADM 188/398/225783
Noakes, Thomas Edward 09/09/1890 Liverpool Lancashire ENG Able Seaman SS2835 ADM 188/1096/2835
Paine, John Garnet 02/05/1883 West Ham Essex ENG Able Seaman J33627 ADM 188/714/33627
Patterson, William Burgrave 30/06/1889 Belfast Antrim IRL Stoker Petty Officer K1817 ADM 188/870/1817
Pearson, Ernest Edward 24/03/1879 Hastings Sussex ENG Able Seaman 02/04/1915 31/03/1917 185246 ADM 188/312/185246
Pitcaithley, William Arthur 09/08/1887 Ipswich ENG Stoker 1st Class K3251 ADM 188/873/3251
Porter, Bertie William 02/01/1896 Bromley Yorkshire ENG Able Seaman J15842 ADM 188/678/15842
Rogers, Herbert Charles 07/06/1888 Kentish Town London ENG Leading Cook's Mate 363704 ADM 188/554/363704
Ryder, Charles George 17/03/1898 Ryde Isle of Wight IOW Ordinary Telegraphist J27478 ADM 188/701/27478
Sanderson, Herbert Montague 19/10/1894 Kilburn London ENG Able Seaman J12271 ADM 188/671/12271
Sandford, Alfred Frank 17/02/1895 West Ham Essex ENG Able Seaman J12524 ADM 188/672/12524
Sawers, James Charles 09/09/1896 Bermondsey London ENG Ordinary Seaman SS6594 ADM 188/1100/6594
Scholes, Henry Patrick 17/03/1895 Wimbledon Surrey ENG 07/02/1923 Sub-Lieutenant 15/11/1915 05/09/1916 - ADM 196/145/757 Liberty Navy List
Sharratt, Harry Blaxland 02/08/1894 Melbourne Victoria AUS Able Seaman 12/12/1915 21/03/1917 J8142 ADM 188/663/8142
Sims, Hugh 17/11/1894 Chelsea London ENG Able Seaman J11989 ADM 188/670/11989
Sliney, Alfred Ernest 21/07/1882 Whitstable Kent ENG Stoker Petty Officer 306184 ADM 188/499/306184
Smith, Charles Henry 09/01/1895 Slough Buckinghamshire ENG K18589 ADM 188/904/18589
Smith, James Frederick 18/04/1869 New Brompton Kent ENG Chief Engine Room Artificer 1st Class 04/11/1915 20/07/1916 268527 ADM 188/430/268527 St. George's Medal
4th Class
Smyth, Christopher 24/06/1895 Dublin IRL Stoker 1st Class K23261 ADM 188/913/23261
Spillane, Patrick 16/10/1878 Kinsale Cork IRL 292328 ADM 188/471/292328
Sully, Charles Errington 30/05/1890 Southwark London ENG Stoker 1st Class K26124 ADM 188/919/26124
Sutton, John Bridger 24/10/1876 Ringwould Kingdown Kent ENG Able Seaman 15/04/1914 31/03/1917 165611 ADM 188/269/165611
Tooley, Alfred George 19/02/1891 Plymouth Devon ENG L1017 ADM 188/990/1017
Turbett, Robert 26/04/1886 Kings Lynn Norfolk ENG Engine Room Artificer 2nd Class 272380 ADM 188/437/272380
Turner, Walter Streater 10/04/1890 Westminster London ENG Able Seaman 239090 ADM 188/425/239090
Turner, William George Prewer 16/05/1885 Wickhambrook Suffolk ENG Able Seaman 213183 ADM 188/373/213183
Twidell, Charles James 06/05/1893 Finsbury Park London ENG J7899 ADM 188/662/7899
Urry, Alfred Edwin 28/11/1880 Halcombe New Zealand NZ 01/02/1954 Petty Officer (NS) 15/04/1914 21/03/1917 195821 ADM 188/338/195821
Waghorn, George Frederick 28/03/1888 Chatham Kent ENG Engine Room Artificer 3rd Class 271349 ADM 188/435/271349
Welch, George 11/02/1885 Pevensey Wiltshire ENG Able Seaman 218143 ADM 188/383/218143
Wiggett, Walter Frederick 03/01/1896 Beccles Suffolk ENG Able Seaman J22939 ADM 188/692/22939
Williams, Arthur Edward 28/02/1879 Gloucester ENG Stoker Petty Officer 15/04/1914 31/03/1917 285239 ADM 188/457/285239
Wood, William 19/07/1893 Battersea London ENG Stoker 1st Class K12137 ADM 188/891/12137
Woolven, Frank 15/04/1891 Manchester Lancashire ENG J2959 ADM 188/652/2959